Penguins and Paradise Phillip Island

10 Hours

Charter Tour Price:

Adult (16+): $110 Per Person
Child (0-15): $90 Per Person

Private Tour Price:

Private Tour (1 – 3) Person = $850
Private Tour (4 – 7) Person = $1000

Group Tour Price:

Small Group Tour (7-13) Person = $1300
Mid Group (14-24) Person = $2250
Large Group (25-33) Person = $2950
Extra Large Group (34-49) Person = $4000

Departure Time: Daily

Between 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Tour Duration: 13 Hours

Meeting point:

Anywhere in Melbourne CBD
Any Hotel in Melbourne CBD
Keilor Downs VIC 3038, Australia

Our Touring Vehicles:

4 Seat European Car
7 Seat Mercedes Van
11 Seat Luxury Van
14 Seat Standard Minibus
14 Seat Premium Minibus
24 Seat Standard Bus
24 Seat Premium Bus
33 Seat Standard Coach
33 Seat Premium Coach
49 Seat Standard Coach
49 Seat Premium Coach


Discover the natural wonders of Phillip Island on our Penguins and Paradise tour, departing from Melbourne. Embark on a journey of exploration and adventure as we take you on a scenic drive to this idyllic island paradise. With Melbourne Limo Vans and Buses as your trusted tour and transportation company, you can sit back, relax, and let us handle all the details while you focus on enjoying the experience.

Explore the breathtaking landscapes of Phillip Island, renowned for its stunning coastline, pristine beaches, and diverse wildlife. Marvel at the rugged cliffs, golden sand dunes, and crystal-clear waters that make this island a haven for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike.

Enjoy the comfort and convenience of our spacious minibus, van, bus, or coach as we whisk you away on a memorable journey to Phillip Island. Our vehicles are equipped with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable ride, with ample space for you to relax and take in the sights along the way.

Visit the world-famous Penguin Parade, a must-see attraction on Phillip Island. Witness the magical spectacle of hundreds of Little Penguins returning home to their burrows after a day of fishing at sea. Watch in awe as these adorable creatures waddle up the beach in their natural habitat, providing a heartwarming and unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages.

Take in the stunning views from the scenic lookout points dotted throughout Phillip Island. Capture postcard-perfect photos of the coastline, wildlife, and natural landmarks that make this island so unique. Keep your eyes peeled for native wildlife such as wallabies, koalas, and seabirds that call Phillip Island home.

Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and immerse yourself in the tranquility and serenity of Phillip Island. Feel the stress melt away as you breathe in the fresh sea air, listen to the soothing sounds of the ocean, and soak up the laid-back atmosphere of this coastal paradise.

Experience the rich cultural heritage of Phillip Island with a visit to the Koala Conservation Centre. Learn about the efforts to protect and preserve these iconic Australian marsupials and observe them in their natural habitat. Get up close and personal with these cuddly creatures as they lounge in the treetops and munch on eucalyptus leaves.

A complete tour experience wouldn’t be complete without the expert guidance of our knowledgeable tour guide. Our friendly and experienced guides are passionate about sharing their love for Phillip Island and will provide fascinating commentary and insights throughout the journey. Learn about the island’s history, ecology, and wildlife as you explore its hidden gems and secret treasures.

Travel in style and comfort with Melbourne Limo Vans and Buses, your trusted partner for unforgettable tours to Phillip Island. Whether you’re traveling solo, with family and friends, or as part of a group, we have the perfect vehicle to suit your needs and preferences. Sit back, relax, and let us take you on an adventure of a lifetime to Penguins and Paradise Phillip Island.


Tour Includes

  • Pickup from your choice of Melbourne CBD location
  • Transportation by Minibus, Premium Bus and Standard Coaches
  • Roundtrip airconditioned transportation
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water

Tour Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry Ticket
  • Personal amenities such as hat, caps, sunscreen, umbrella etc

Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in your Phillip Island Penguin Parade tour?

Our Phillip Island Penguin Parade tour offers a comfortable and hassle-free way to experience this world-famous wildlife spectacle. We provide round-trip transportation from Melbourne in a minibus, van, bus, or coach (depending on group size) with a friendly and knowledgeable tour guide on board. Your guide will share interesting facts about Phillip Island and the little penguins throughout the journey.

Please note that this tour excludes lunch, snacks, refreshments, entry fees to the Penguin Parade viewing platforms, and park entry fees. We recommend bringing some cash or a credit card for these additional expenses.

What are the typical departure and arrival times for your Phillip Island tours?

Departure times from Melbourne can vary depending on the season and traffic conditions, but they typically range from late afternoon to early evening. This allows us to arrive at Phillip Island in time to witness the penguins returning to their burrows at sunset. The tour usually returns to Melbourne sometime after the penguin parade concludes, which is generally between 9:00 PM and 10:00 PM. We will confirm the specific departure and arrival times for your chosen date upon booking.

Do you offer pick-up and drop-off services?

Yes, we offer pick-up and drop-off services at designated locations within Melbourne city limits for your convenience. The specific locations will be confirmed upon booking.

What type of vehicles do you use for your Phillip Island tours?

We operate a fleet of comfortable and well-maintained vehicles to suit the size of your group. For smaller groups, we typically use minivans or minibuses. For larger groups, we may use a larger van, bus, or coach.

Are there any restrictions on who can participate in your Phillip Island tours?

Our Phillip Island tours are suitable for most ages and fitness levels. However, it is important to be aware that there will be some walking involved, particularly at the Penguin Parade viewing platforms. The viewing platforms themselves are generally well-maintained and accessible, with some offering seating options. If you have any concerns about accessibility, please don’t hesitate to contact us for further details.

What should I wear on my Phillip Island tour?

Phillip Island can experience a variety of weather conditions, so it’s important to dress in layers. We recommend comfortable shoes suitable for walking, as well as a jacket or sweater, particularly during the cooler evenings. A hat and sunscreen are also advisable, especially during the summer months.

Can I bring food and drinks on the tour?

Feel free to bring bottled water and snacks for the journey. However, please be aware that food and drinks are not permitted within the viewing areas at the Penguin Parade. There are cafes and kiosks available on Phillip Island where you can purchase refreshments before or after the penguin parade.

How can I book a tour to Phillip Island with your company?

You can book your Phillip Island Penguin Parade tour online through our website, or by contacting us directly by phone or email. We recommend booking your tour in advance, particularly during peak season, to secure your spot.

What happens if the Penguin Parade is cancelled due to bad weather?

While the Penguin Parade rarely gets cancelled, it is possible in extreme weather conditions. In the unlikely event that the Penguin Parade is cancelled on your tour date, we will work with you to reschedule your tour or offer a full refund.

Are there any other attractions on Phillip Island besides the Penguin Parade?

Phillip Island offers a variety of other attractions besides the world-famous Penguin Parade. Depending on the time of year and the duration of your tour, you might also have the opportunity to see the Nobbies rock stacks, the Nobbies Centre penguin rehabilitation center, or the spectacular Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Your tour guide will be happy to share their knowledge of the island and recommend additional things to see and do.

From $110
/ Adult
From $90
/ Child